1996-97 Washington Capitals Roster and Statistics

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Record: 33-40-9 (75 points), Finished 5th in NHL Atlantic Division (Schedule and Results)

Coach: Jim Schoenfeld (33-40-9)

Arena: US Airways Arena

Goals For: 214 (23rd of 26), Goals Against: 231 (9th of 26)
SRS: -0.17 (17th of 26), SOS: 0.04 (3rd of 26)

Game Results

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Team Statistics

Team GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA S S% SA SV% PDO
Washington Capitals 82 33 40 9 75 .457 214 231 -0.17 0.04 5.43 51 322 15.84 54 354 84.75 8 10 2370 9.0 2154 .897
League Average 82 35 35 11 82 .500 239 239 0.00 0.00 5.83 55 336 16.27 55 336 83.73 10 10 2444 9.8 2437 .905

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
41 Jason Allison C 21 6-3 215 R/- 3 May 29, 1975 5 G, 17 A, 22 P
27 Craig Berube LW 31 6-1 210 L/- 10 December 17, 1965 4 G, 3 A, 7 P
45 Patrick Boileau D 21 6-0 202 R/- R February 22, 1975 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
12 Peter Bondra RW 28 6-0 200 L/- 6 February 7, 1968 46 G, 31 A, 77 P
18 Andrew Brunette LW 23 6-1 215 L/- 1 August 24, 1973 4 G, 7 A, 11 P
30 Jim Carey G 22 6-2 205 -/L 2 May 31, 1974 17-18-3, 2.75 GAA
33 Anson Carter RW 22 6-1 210 R/- R June 6, 1974 3 G, 2 A, 5 P
28 Eric Charron D 27 6-3 195 L/- 4 January 14, 1970 1 G, 1 A, 2 P
3 Sylvain Cote D 31 5-11 201 R/- 12 January 19, 1966 6 G, 18 A, 24 P
36 Mike Eagles C 33 5-10 195 L/- 12 March 7, 1963 1 G, 7 A, 8 P
55 Sergei Gonchar D 22 6-2 210 L/- 2 April 13, 1974 13 G, 17 A, 30 P
96 Phil Housley D 32 5-10 185 L/- 14 March 9, 1964 11 G, 29 A, 40 P
32 Dale Hunter (C) C 36 5-10 198 L/- 16 July 31, 1960 14 G, 32 A, 46 P
6 Calle Johansson D 29 5-11 203 L/- 9 February 14, 1967 6 G, 11 A, 17 P
26 Keith Jones RW 28 6-2 200 L/- 4 November 8, 1968 2 G, 3 A, 5 P
90 Joe Juneau LW 29 6-0 195 L/- 5 January 5, 1968 15 G, 27 A, 42 P
23 Kevin Kaminski C 27 5-10 190 L/- 6 March 13, 1969 1 G, 2 A, 3 P
2 Ken Klee RW 25 6-1 210 R/- 2 April 24, 1971 3 G, 8 A, 11 P
37 Olaf Kolzig G 26 6-3 224 -/L 5 April 6, 1970 8-15-4, 2.59 GAA
22 Steve Konowalchuk LW 24 6-1 207 L/- 5 November 11, 1972 17 G, 25 A, 42 P
21 Todd Krygier LW 31 6-0 185 L/- 7 October 12, 1965 5 G, 11 A, 16 P
9 Curtis Leschyshyn D 27 6-1 207 L/- 8 September 21, 1969 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
4 Stewart Malgunas D 26 6-0 200 L/- 3 April 21, 1970 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
10 Kelly Miller RW 33 5-11 195 L/- 12 March 3, 1963 10 G, 14 A, 24 P
13 Andrei Nikolishin LW 23 6-0 213 L/- 2 March 25, 1973 7 G, 14 A, 21 P
77 Adam Oates C 34 5-11 190 R/- 11 August 27, 1962 4 G, 8 A, 12 P
14 Pat Peake C 23 6-1 195 R/- 3 May 28, 1973 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
20 Michal Pivonka C 31 6-2 200 L/- 10 January 28, 1966 7 G, 16 A, 23 P
30 Bill Ranford G 30 5-11 185 -/L 11 December 14, 1966 8-7-2, 2.74 GAA
29 Joe Reekie D 31 6-3 220 L/- 11 February 22, 1965 1 G, 8 A, 9 P
17 Chris Simon LW 25 6-3 233 L/- 4 January 30, 1972 9 G, 13 A, 22 P
34 Jaroslav Svejkovsky LW 20 6-1 193 R/- R October 1, 1976 7 G, 3 A, 10 P
24 Mark Tinordi D 30 6-4 213 L/- 9 May 9, 1966 2 G, 6 A, 8 P
92 Rick Tocchet RW 32 6-0 210 R/- 12 April 9, 1964 5 G, 5 A, 10 P
16 Stefan Ustorf LW 23 6-0 195 L/- 1 January 3, 1974 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
19 Brendan Witt D 21 6-2 223 L/- 1 February 20, 1975 3 G, 2 A, 5 P
44 Richard Zednik LW 21 6-0 200 L/- 1 January 6, 1976 2 G, 1 A, 3 P

Scoring Regular Season

Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time Point Shares
Rk Player Pos Age GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI OPS DPS PS BLK HIT FOwin FOloss FO%
1 Peter Bondra RW 28 77 46 31 77 7 72 32 10 4 3 21 10 0 314 14.6 8.7 1.5 10.2
2 Dale Hunter C 36 82 14 32 46 -2 125 11 3 0 5 23 9 0 110 12.7 2.5 1.3 3.8
3 Steve Konowalchuk LW 24 78 17 25 42 -3 67 14 2 1 3 19 5 1 155 11.0 2.6 1.2 3.8
4 Joe Juneau LW 29 58 15 27 42 -11 8 5 9 1 3 18 9 0 124 12.1 3.2 0.6 3.7
5 Phil Housley D 32 77 11 29 40 -10 24 7 3 1 2 12 17 0 167 6.6 3.3 3.8 7.2
6 Sergei Gonchar D 22 57 13 17 30 -11 36 10 3 0 3 9 7 1 129 10.1 3.0 2.6 5.6
7 Kelly Miller RW 33 77 10 14 24 4 33 9 0 1 3 13 0 1 95 10.5 0.3 1.4 1.6
8 Sylvain Cote D 31 57 6 18 24 11 28 4 2 0 0 11 7 0 131 4.6 1.7 4.1 5.9
9 Michal Pivonka C 31 54 7 16 23 -15 22 5 2 0 1 10 4 2 83 8.4 0.8 0.3 1.1
10 Chris Simon LW 25 42 9 13 22 -1 165 6 3 0 1 13 0 0 89 10.1 1.3 0.6 2.0
11 Jason Allison C 21 53 5 17 22 -3 25 4 1 0 1 12 5 0 71 7.0 0.5 0.8 1.3
12 Andrei Nikolishin LW 23 59 7 14 21 5 30 6 1 0 0 11 3 0 73 9.6 0.4 1.1 1.5
13 Calle Johansson D 29 65 6 11 17 -2 16 4 2 0 0 7 4 0 133 4.5 0.9 3.7 4.6
14 Todd Krygier LW 31 47 5 11 16 -10 37 4 1 0 1 7 4 0 121 4.1 0.2 0.4 0.6
15 Adam Oates C 34 17 4 8 12 -2 4 3 1 0 1 8 0 0 22 18.2 0.9 0.2 1.1
16 Andrew Brunette LW 23 23 4 7 11 -3 12 2 2 0 0 4 3 0 23 17.4 0.5 0.3 0.8
17 Ken Klee RW 25 80 3 8 11 -5 115 3 0 0 2 7 0 1 108 2.8 -1.8 1.1 -0.6
18 Jaroslav Svejkovsky LW 20 19 7 3 10 -1 4 5 2 0 1 2 1 0 30 23.3 0.9 0.3 1.2
19 Rick Tocchet RW 32 13 5 5 10 0 31 4 1 0 1 5 0 0 37 13.5 0.9 0.2 1.1
20 Joe Reekie D 31 65 1 8 9 8 107 1 0 0 0 7 0 1 65 1.5 -0.3 4.4 4.1
21 Mark Tinordi D 30 56 2 6 8 3 118 2 0 0 0 5 0 1 53 3.8 -0.1 3.5 3.4
22 Mike Eagles C 33 70 1 7 8 -4 42 1 0 0 0 6 0 1 38 2.6 -1.9 1.0 -0.9
23 Craig Berube LW 31 80 4 3 7 -11 218 4 0 0 1 3 0 0 55 7.3 -2.1 0.9 -1.1
24 Anson Carter RW 22 19 3 2 5 0 7 2 1 0 1 2 0 0 28 10.7 0.0 0.3 0.3
25 Brendan Witt D 21 44 3 2 5 -20 88 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 41 7.3 -0.1 1.2 1.1
26 Keith Jones RW 28 11 2 3 5 -2 13 1 1 0 0 3 0 0 12 16.7 0.2 0.1 0.4
27 Richard Zednik LW 21 11 2 1 3 -5 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 21 9.5 0.1 0.0 0.1
28 Kevin Kaminski C 27 38 1 2 3 0 130 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 12 8.3 -1.1 0.6 -0.5
29 Eric Charron D 27 25 1 1 2 1 20 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 11 9.1 -0.2 1.5 1.3
30 Bill Ranford G 30 18 0 1 1 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1.6
31 Patrick Boileau D 21 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.1 0.0
32 Jim Carey G 22 40 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 4.3
33 Olaf Kolzig G 26 29 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 4.2
34 Curtis Leschyshyn D 27 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.1 0.1
35 Stewart Malgunas D 26 6 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 -0.1 0.5 0.4
36 Pat Peake C 23 4 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0.0 -0.2 0.1 -0.1
37 Stefan Ustorf LW 23 6 0 0 0 -3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0.0 -0.2 0.0 -0.2
Team Total 82 214 342 556 -82 1624 155 51 8 33 243 89 9 2370 9.0 24.9 39.7 74.7

Goalies Regular Season

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP GS W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN QS QS% RBS GA%- GSAA GPS
1 Jim Carey G 22 40 17 18 3 105 984 879 .893 2.75 1 2293 112 -11.25 4.3
2 Bill Ranford G 30 18 8 7 2 46 412 366 .888 2.74 0 1009 117 -6.75 1.6
3 Olaf Kolzig G 26 29 8 15 4 71 758 687 .906 2.59 2 1645 98 1.22 4.2
Team Total 82 33 40 9 222 2154 1932 .897 2.69 3 4947 10.1